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Credit Counselor Salary

A Credit Counselor earns an average salary of $34,630 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$28,327 - $49,948
(Median)
$28K
$35K
$50K
MEDIAN: $34,630
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$11.38 - $18.39
(Median)
$11
$15
$18
MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$28,327 - $49,948  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,082  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$27,417 - $47,245  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 44
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$11.38 - $18.39  
   
Overtime
$18.89 - $24.85  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,082  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$27,417 - $47,245  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 30

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Job Description for Credit Counselor

  • Work with creditors and track debt and repayment activity.
  • Perform calculations and create recommendations for clients.
  • Consult with clients and review documentation to determine debt, income, and liquidation options.
  • Explain available services and obtain payment from clients.

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Experience Affects Credit Counselor Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 15%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$34,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 44% employee benefits None: 17%
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